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Review: could Epipen cause Arrhythmia (Arrhythmias)?

We study 2,165 people who have side effects while taking Epipen from FDA and social media. Among them, 12 have Arrhythmia. Find out below who they are, when they have Arrhythmia and more.

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Epipen

Epipen (latest outcomes from 2,187 users) has active ingredients of epinephrine. It is often used in anaphylaxis.

Arrhythmia

Arrhythmia (irregular heartbeat) (latest reports from 289,317 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, pain, osteoporosis, diabetes, depression.

On Sep, 18, 2014: 2,165 people reported to have side effects when taking Epipen. Among them, 12 people (0.55%) have Arrhythmia.

Trend of Arrhythmia in Epipen reports

Time on Epipen when people have Arrhythmia * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Arrhythmia100.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%

Gender of people who have Arrhythmia when taking Epipen * :

FemaleMale
Arrhythmia54.55%45.45%

Age of people who have Arrhythmia when taking Epipen * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Arrhythmia0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%18.18%0.00%27.27%54.55%

Severity of Arrhythmia when taking Epipen ** :

n/a

How people recovered from Arrhythmia ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Arthritis (4 people, 33.33%)
  2. Pulmonary arterial hypertension (3 people, 25.00%)
  3. Atrial fibrillation (2 people, 16.67%)
  4. Fabry's disease (2 people, 16.67%)
  5. Insomnia (1 people, 8.33%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Coumadin (6 people, 50.00%)
  2. Hydrochlorothiazide (5 people, 41.67%)
  3. Digoxin (5 people, 41.67%)
  4. Aspirin (5 people, 41.67%)
  5. Tranxene (4 people, 33.33%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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On eHealthMe, Epipen (epinephrine) is often used for anaphylaxis. Find out below the conditions Epipen is used for, how effective it is, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.

What is Epipen used for and how effective is it:

Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:

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Arrhythmia is also known as: Abnormal heart rhythms, Arrhythmias, Bradycardia, Dysrhythmias, Tachycardia .

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